Kilkenny see off NUIG in Walsh Cup

KILKENNY senior hurling team, with a sizable number of U-21’s in their ranks, defeated NUIG in the Walsh Cup at O’Loughlin Gael’s Grounds on Saturday.

KILKENNY senior hurling team, with a sizable number of U-21’s in their ranks, defeated NUIG in the Walsh Cup at O’Loughlin Gael’s Grounds on Saturday.

On a scoreline of 0-17 to 0-15, late points by John Power and Mark Bergin helped secure the win in the closing stages of the game.

Kilkenny trailed by three points at the break, 0-11 to 0-8 as NUIG took an early grip of the game.